New Mexico State basketball player was ‘lured’ to campus by four UNM students ahead of fatal taking pictures: police

New Mexico State ahead Mike Peake, who was concerned in a lethal taking pictures on the University of New Mexico campus over the weekend, was “lured” there by four UNM students who “conspired” to assault him, police revealed in a information launch Sunday.

The improvement follows the New Mexico State Police investigations bureau’s probe into the loss of life of 19-year-old Brandon Travis, who was shot and killed on Saturday by a 21-year-old NMSU pupil, later recognized by reviews as Peake, a junior on the Aggies males’s basketball workforce.

Mike Peake (15) talks to Sir’Jabari Rice of the New Mexico State Aggies throughout their sport towards the New Mexico Lobos at The Pit on Dec. 6, 2021, in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
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The altercation occurred on the UNM campus at round 3 am, prior to a basketball sport between the 2 colleges. The sport was later postponed in consequence of the taking pictures.

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According to regulation enforcement, Travis “conspired with a 17-year-old feminine and two of [his] male associates, all UNM students, to lure the 21-year-old sufferer to the UNM campus and assault him.”

Travis and Peake each sustained gunshot wounds in consequence. Police mentioned each males have been armed however that Travis “confronted and shot the sufferer.” Peake then fatally shot Travis, who was declared useless on the scene by the Office of the Medical Investigator.

Mike Peake of the New Mexico State Aggies takes a shot against the Connecticut Huskies during the first-round game of the NCAA tournament at KeyBank Center on March 17, 2022, in Buffalo, New York.

Mike Peake of the New Mexico State Aggies takes a shot towards the Connecticut Huskies throughout the first-round sport of the NCAA match at KeyBank Center on March 17, 2022, in Buffalo, New York.
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The feminine and two males fled the scene, however the feminine was later arrested and charged with aggravated battery and conspiracy. Investigators have recognized the 2 males and “are working with the district lawyer to decide what, if any, costs they face.”

Mike Peake of the New Mexico State Aggies looks to pass against the New Mexico Lobos during their game at The Pit on Dec.  6, 2021, in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Mike Peake of the New Mexico State Aggies seems to move towards the New Mexico Lobos throughout their sport at The Pit on Dec. 6, 2021, in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
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Investigators repeatedly referred to the 21-year-old NMSU pupil because the “sufferer,” noting that the police don’t establish victims.

Peake was taken to an space hospital, however his present situation was unknown as of Sunday.

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